Bell's British Theatre, Consisting of the Most Esteemed English Plays...: Comediès
J. Bell; & C. Etherington, 1777
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Bell's British Theatre: Consisting of the Most Esteemed English Plays, Volume 9
Volledige weergave - 1796
Bell's British Theatre, Consisting of the Most Esteemed English Plays ...
Volledige weergave - 1780
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affair Ajax arms Bauldy bear beauty better bring brother Captain charms comes command Comus dear death Diph doubt duty Enter Exit eyes fair fame fear fellow fhall fhould fight fing fome fond foon fortune frae fuch fure give Glaud grows hand happy hate hath hear heart honour hope huſband I'll Jenny keep kind ladies leave light live Lock look Lucy Lycom Madam married mean mind morning muft muſt nature ne'er never night o'er once paffions pain Patie Peach Peggy play pleaſure Polly poor Pyrrha rich Roger Spirit Symon tell Theaf thee thefe theſe thing thofe thou thought true turn virtue weel wife woman women young youth
Pagina 31 - Haste thee, Nymph, and bring with thee Jest, and youthful Jollity, Quips and cranks, and wanton wiles, Nods and becks, and wreathed smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in dimple sleek ; Sport that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter holding both his sides.
Pagina 39 - How happy could I be with either, Were t'other dear Charmer away!
Pagina 11 - The star that bids the shepherd fold Now the top of heaven doth hold; And the gilded car of Day His glowing axle doth allay In the steep Atlantic stream...
Pagina 44 - But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run, Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend, And from thence can soar as soon To the corners of the moon.
Pagina 13 - Such as the jocund flute, or gamesome pipe, Stirs up among the loose unletter'd hinds, When, for their teeming flocks, and granges full, In wanton dance they praise the bounteous Pan, And thank the gods amiss.
Pagina 8 - A noble peer of mickle trust and power Has in his charge, with temper'd awe to guide An old and haughty nation proud in arms : Where his fair offspring, nurs'd in princely lore, Are coming to attend their father's state And new-intrusted sceptre.
Pagina 14 - I wish nae mair of a' that's rare. My Peggy speaks sae sweetly, To a' the lave I'm cauld; But she gars a' my spirits glow, At wauking of the fauld. My Peggy smiles sae kindly, Whene'er I whisper love. That I look down on a' the town, — That I look down upon a crown.
Pagina 15 - And in sweet madness robb'd it of itself; But such a sacred, and home-felt delight, Such sober certainty of waking bliss I never heard till now.
Pagina 18 - Oh, ponder well! be not severe; So save a wretched Wife ! For on the Rope that hangs my Dear Depends poor Polly's Life.
Pagina 38 - That in their green shops weave the smooth-hair'd silk, To deck her sons ; and, that no corner might Be vacant of her plenty, in her own loins She hutch'd the all-worshipp'd ore and precious gems, To store her children with : if all the world Should, in a pet of temperance, feed on pulse...